"I was reading the dictionary. I thought
it was a poem about everything."
                     --Steven Wright

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Equal in ( সমতুল্য (পদমর্যদা) ) Mr.Karim is equal in rank with Mr.Rahim.
  • Jump to ( তাড়াহুড়ো করে সিদ্ধান্তে আসা ) Do not jump to a conclusion without much thinking.
  • Arrive at ( পৌঁছানো ) We arrived at the station in time.
  • Pass away ( মারা যাওয়া ) He passes away last night.
  • Overcome with ( দমন করা ) He was overcome with fatigue.
  • Weak in ( কাঁচা ) He is weak in Mathematics.

Idioms:

  • All but ( প্রায় ) The poor villagers are all but ruined.
  • Build castles in the air ( আকাশ কুসুম চিন্তা করা ) Don't idle away your time in building castles in the air.
  • Fish out of water ( অস্বস্তিকর অবস্থায় ) When he came to the village, he felt like a fish out of water.
  • Round the clock ( সমস্ত দিন ) He is working round the clock.
  • till the cows come home ( অনেক সময় ধরে ) I could play outside till the cows come home
  • Tooth and nail ( তীব্রভাবে ) He fought tooth and nail against his enemy.